The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 58 100 91
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 33 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.05% 1.29% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 1.35% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 15
Median salary £64,500 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £59,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Solutions Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1037 1560 1696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.84% 96.18% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1219 1242
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Cheshire region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +26 20 £53,750 - 2
Wilmslow - 9 £65,000 -
Solutions Architect
North West

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 21 (42.00%) TOGAF
3 18 (36.00%) SQL
4 17 (34.00%) Finance
5 15 (30.00%) .NET
6 14 (28.00%) CRM
7 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
8 12 (24.00%) Project Management
9 11 (22.00%) Service Management
9 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (20.00%) Cisco
10 10 (20.00%) IBM
10 10 (20.00%) EMC
10 10 (20.00%) Web Services
10 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (20.00%) VMware
10 10 (20.00%) NetApp
10 10 (20.00%) Citrix
10 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 10 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
10 10 (20.00%) Presales
11 9 (18.00%) Line Management
11 9 (18.00%) Degree
11 9 (18.00%) ITIL
11 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
12 8 (16.00%) XML
12 8 (16.00%) XSLT
12 8 (16.00%) MySQL
12 8 (16.00%) SQL Server

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (4.00%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (16.00%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (16.00%) IaaS
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (16.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) CTI
1 2 (4.00%) H.323
1 2 (4.00%) LAN
1 2 (4.00%) VoIP
1 2 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) DB2
1 8 (16.00%) MySQL
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Publishing
3 6 (12.00%) Legal
3 6 (12.00%) Marketing
4 4 (8.00%) Advertising
5 2 (4.00%) Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Billing
6 1 (2.00%) Electronics
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) Web Services
3 8 (16.00%) XML
3 8 (16.00%) XSLT
4 4 (8.00%) EJB
4 4 (8.00%) SOAP
5 2 (4.00%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (2.00%) Java EE
6 1 (2.00%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) CMDB
2 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) IVR
4 2 (4.00%) Social Media
4 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) TOGAF
2 14 (28.00%) CRM
3 12 (24.00%) Project Management
4 11 (22.00%) Service Management
5 10 (20.00%) Presales
5 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (18.00%) ITIL
6 9 (18.00%) Line Management
7 8 (16.00%) Business Development
7 8 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (16.00%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (16.00%) ERP
7 8 (16.00%) IT Governance
7 8 (16.00%) ITIL V3
7 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (16.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) C#
3 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) ABAP
6 1 (2.00%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) ISEB
2 8 (16.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (16.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.00%) Cisco
3 10 (20.00%) Citrix
3 10 (20.00%) EMC
3 10 (20.00%) IBM
3 10 (20.00%) NetApp
3 10 (20.00%) VMware
4 8 (16.00%) BMC
4 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (16.00%) HP
4 8 (16.00%) Juniper
5 7 (14.00%) SAP
6 3 (6.00%) Cognizant
7 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.00%) Avaya
7 2 (4.00%) Genesys
7 2 (4.00%) OpenText
8 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Widnes, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £64000 - £67000 per annum + Car Allowance & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago